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Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.'s
Heskett Station

heskett stationTwo miles north of Mandan, ND. Two lignite-fired units.  Owned and operated by Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.

Unit 1, operational in 1954, has a capacity of 25,000 kilowatts.

Unit 2, operational in 1963, has a capacity of 75,000 kilowatts. Unit 2 was retrofitted to a fluidized-bed combustor in 1987 and has the most operating hours of any utility-size fluidized-bed boiler in the United States.

 

 

Power Plants

Antelope Valley Station Coyote Station Stanton Station Leland Olds Station  
Coal Creek Station Heskett Station Lewis & Clark Station Milton R. Young Station

Synfuels Plant

Great Plains Synfuels Plant  

Lignite Mines

Freedom Mine Beulah Mine Center Mine Falkirk Mine Savage Mine

1016 E. Owens Avenue, PO Box 2277, Bismarck, ND 58502 i (701) 258-7117 or 1-800-932-7117 i Fax: (701) 258-2755